Our Team

Learn more about the expert coaches who make up our athlete performance and sports science teams.

Learn more about the expert coaches who make up our athlete performance and sports science teams.

Our Leadership

Arlington Team

Chris Holt

Sr. Performance Coach
Chris Holt, a Fort Worth native, has spent his career building an impressive resume – both with his education and with working with local athletic talent. After earning his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science ...
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Dianna Keeler

Mgr, Forever Athlete
Dianna Keeler, a proud Colorado native joins the Athlete Training and Health team with over 12 years of experience in the exercise and sport science industry. After earning her Bachelor of Arts in Kinesiology from the U...
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Melodie Johnson

Consultant
Melodie Johnson is a former Division 1 collegiate athlete and graduate of Northwestern State University in Natchitoches, Louisiana. She was a starter for the Demons soccer team as a freshman and sophomore before injuries...
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North Houston Team

Trey Job

Sr. Performance Coach
Trey received his Masters in Kinesiology from Southeastern Louisiana University where he also served as Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach for the NCAA Division I athletic department. Prior to his time in Louisia...
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Chris Slocum

Sr. Performance Coach
Before joining the ATH staff, Chris Slocum was a member of the Ohio State University Sports Performance staff where he worked with athletes across many sports in the Ohio State athletic department. Chris played collegia...
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Eoin Ryan

Performance Coach
Eoin comes to Athlete Training and Health with extensive international experience. After earning his Bachelor of Physical Education and Economics from the University College Cork in Ireland, Eoin moved on to earn his Ma...
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Des Longoria

Consultant
Desida Longoria is a proud Houston Texan native. Des earned her BS in Kinesiology at Texas Women’s University and comes to Athlete Training and Health with extensive experience in the fitness, wellness and perform...
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Monica Smith

Consultant
Monica Smith is an Arkansas Native, who loves her new life as a proud Texan! Monica earned her Bachelor in Kinesiology and Nutrition from Ouachita Baptist University in 2014. After a couple of years gaining industry kno...
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Derrick Brew

Speed Specialist
Derrick Brew is a 2004 Olympic Bronze and Gold Medalist in the 400m/4x400m. Derrick has over 20 years experience working with ages 10-18 and has spent 9 years as an Intermediate School Track and Field/Cross Country Head ...
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South Houston Team

Narciso Valencia

Sr. Performance Coach
Narciso served as the Assistant Coach of Strength and Conditioning at the University of Maryland before joining the ATH staff. At Maryland he created and implemented the strength and conditioning programs for women’s so...
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Blaine Schmidt

Performance Coach
Blaine Schmidt, a former Division II collegiate, student-athlete, is from Gettysburg, South Dakota. Blaine graduated with Honors from Northern State University with a degree in Human Performance and Fitness and minor in ...
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Jeff Schuh

Sr. Performance Coach
Jeff Schuh (pronounced “Shoe’) joins Athlete Training and Health after serving as the Assistant Director of Sports Performance at the University of Houston. In his time at UH, Jeff worked with Track & Field, Soccer,...
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